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Early Childhood Positions –

Nursery Lead Caregiver

Purpose of Ministry:  Create a safe, clean and loving environment for babies so that families feel comfortable entrusting their little ones in your care.

Objective:  Train and motivate new caregivers, build team unity and relationships, and start the partnership with parents in growing the spiritual foundation of their children.

Activities:
1. Organize the team using their strengths and gifts in different areas of the room.
2. Assess needs during the service hour and discuss with Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry.
3. Welcome children with open hearts and arms, and provide comfort to the parents as they leave their babies in your care.
4. Pray over the babies during the service hour and during the week for their families.
5. Play, read Christian books aloud, and sing praise music! Conversation focuses on “God made your eyes, ears, etc. and
God made you!”

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Administration, Encouragement, Faith, Service/Helps

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, love for children, patience, and passion for teamwork!

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  One service hour per weekend

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  Leadership enrichment every other month and CBC’s one-time Child Protection Training upon start of service commitment.

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Nursery Caregiver

Purpose of Ministry:  To serve directly with lead caregiver in the classroom, and be prepared for weekly worship and prayer with the children

Objective:  Give loving care to CBC babies and ministry to their families.

Activities:
1. Welcome children with open hearts and arms, and provide comfort to the parents as they leave their babies in your
care.
2. Pray over the babies during the service hour and during the week for their families.
3. Play, read Christian books aloud, and sing praise music!
4. Conversation focuses on “God made your eyes, ears, etc. and God made you!”

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Service/Helps

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, love for children, patience and passion for teamwork!

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  One service hour per weekend

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  Leadership enrichment every other month and CBC’s one-time Child Protection Training upon start of service commitment.

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Toddler Leader

Purpose of Ministry:  Grow a unified teaching team with the assistants and junior leaders to bring God’s truth and role as Creator to life for the children using objects and activities provided.

Objective:  Introduce the children to God as creator, Bible characters and prayer, model and train assistants and junior leaders, and partner with parents in building the spiritual foundation of their children.

Activities:
1. Prepare for weekly lessons and lead each activity
2. Attend to children’s needs
3. Oversee class and attendance

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Administration, Faith, Encouragement, Leadership, Service/Helps, Teaching

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, love for children, patience, and passion for teamwork!

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  One service hour per weekend

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  Leadership enrichment every other month and CBC’s one-time Child Protection Training upon start of service commitment.

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Toddler Asst. Leader

Purpose of Ministry:  Serve directly with Lead Teacher in the classroom.

Objective:  Assist and support lead teacher in pouring into the spiritual foundation of the children.

Activities:
1. Must be prepared for weekly lessons
2. Be sensitive to children’s needs
3. Help with set up, activities, and conversations with the children as the leader introduces the children to God as Creator,
Bible characters, and prayer

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Service/Helps, Teaching

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, love for children, patience, and passion for teamwork!  Must be at least 16 years of age.

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  One service hour per weekend

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  Leadership enrichment every other month and CBC’s one-time Child Protection Training upon start of service commitment.

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Toddler Jr. Leader

Purpose of Ministry:  Serves directly with Lead Teacher in the classroom. Must be prepared for weekly lessons; be sensitive to children’s needs and assist teaching team as needed.

Objective:  Assist and support teaching team.

Activities: 
1. Must be prepared for weekly lesson
2. Be sensitive to children’s need
3. Help with set up and activities with the children as the leader introduces the children to God as Creator, Bible characters,
and prayer

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Service/Helps, Faith

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, love for children, patience, and passion for teamwork!  Children can serve in this position beginning at age 10 with a parent; otherwise must be 13-16 years of age.

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  One service hour per weekend

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  Leadership enrichment every other month and CBC’s one-time Child Protection Training upon start of service commitment.

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Laundry Helper

Purpose of Ministry:  Twice a month wash the nursery laundry.

Objective:  Support the Early Childhood Ministry and Nursery and Waddler families by providing babies with a healthy environment in which to crawl, sit, and play!

Activities:
1. Pick up laundry from Nursery or Waddler room
2. Wash in Dreft (or other baby-safe laundry detergent) and fold
3. MUST BE RETURNED BY FRIDAY NOON

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Service/Helps

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  Flexible

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  Upon start in ministry

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Toddler Craft Prep 

Purpose of Ministry:  Support the Early Childhood teaching teams in preparing the crafts with intentional focus on the developmental age levels.

Objective:  Prepare craft activities and supplies so that the teaching teams will have all that they need in the classroom to do the crafts in an organized and simple manner.

Activities: 
1. Help in organizing the shopping list for crafts supplies
2. Package craft for weekly curriculum for two-year-old classes

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Administration, Service/Helps

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, self-motivated to work at home or form a small group to work together, while praying for the children and workers who will be using the supplies.

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  Flexible, at home prep work

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  As needed

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Nursery-Toddler Room Set-up

Purpose of Ministry:  Support the caregiving and teaching teams in preparing the rooms for weekend services.

Objective:  Set up, maintain, and clean three classrooms each week for weekend services.

Activities:
1. Checking in with Asst. Pastor before setup each week via phone, email, or in person.
2. Be sure the counters, play areas, and toys are clean and in working order.
3. Set out toys, curriculum, and craft in classrooms.
4. Maintain the classroom supplies, such as paper products and snacks

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Administration, Service/Helps

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, enjoys working in a peaceful environment, while praying for the children and workers that God will bring to the room.  Organized, self-motivated and dependable.

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  Thursday afternoon or Friday morning

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  As needed

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Preschool Lead Teacher

Purpose of Ministry:  Grow a unified teaching team with the assistants and junior leaders to bring God’s truth and character to life for the children using the curriculum provided.

Objective:  Teach children through activities and curriculum provided, model and train assistant leaders and junior leaders to advance in their ministry role, and partner with parents in building the spiritual foundation of their children.

Activities:
1. Prepare for weekly lessons
2. Attend to children’s needs
3. Oversee class and attendance

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Administration, Faith, Leadership, Teaching

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, love for children, patience, and passion for teamwork!

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  One service hour per weekend

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  Leadership enrichment every other month and CBC’s one-time Child Protection Training upon start of service commitment.

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Preschool Asst. Leader

Purpose of Ministry:  Serves directly with Lead Teacher in the classroom.

Objective:  Assist and support lead teacher in pouring into the spiritual foundation of the children.

Activities:
1. Must be prepared for weekly lessons
2. Be sensitive to children’s needs
3. Help with set up, activities, and conversations with the children as the leader needs

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Encouragement, Faith, Teaching

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, love for children, patience, and passion for teamwork!  Must be at least 16 years of age.

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  One service hour per weekend

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  Leadership enrichment every other month and CBC’s one-time Child Protection Training upon start of service commitment.

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Preschool Jr. Leader

Purpose of Ministry:  Serves directly with Lead Teacher in the classroom.

Objective:  Assist and support lead teacher and assistant leaders in pouring into the spiritual foundation of the children.

Activities:
1. Be prepared for weekly lessons
2. Be sensitive to children’s need
3. Assist the teaching team as needed

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Encouragement, Faith, Service/Helps

Other Qualities:  Children can serve in this position beginning at age 10 with a parent; otherwise must be 13-16 years of age

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  One service hour per weekend

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  Leadership enrichment every other month and CBC’s one-time Child Protection Training upon start of service commitment.

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Preschool Craft Prep

Purpose of Ministry:  Support the Early Childhood teaching teams in preparing the crafts with intentional focus on the developmental age levels.

Objective:  Prepare craft activities and supplies so that the teaching teams will have all that they need in the classroom to do the crafts in an organized and simple manner.

Activities:
1. Help in organizing the shopping list for crafts supplies
2. Package craft for weekly curriculum for preschool classes
3. Create a sample for each classroom

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Administration, Service/Helps

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, self-motivated to work at home or form a small group to work together, while praying for the children and workers who will be using the supplies.

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  Flexible, at home prep work

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  As needed

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Preschool Room Set-up

Purpose of Ministry:  Support the teaching teams in preparing the rooms for weekend services.

Objective:  Set up centers so the teaching team can focus on the teaching, activities and children’s needs without concern for lack of supplies or additional prep work needed for each lesson weekly.

Activities:
1. Check-in with Asst. Pastor before setup each week via phone, email or in person
2. Be sure the counters, play areas and toys are clean and in working order.
3. Set out toys and fill the activity bins with supplies, according to the curriculum in classrooms
4. Maintain the classroom supplies and snacks

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Administration, Service/Helps

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, enjoys working in a peaceful environment, while praying for the children and workers that God will bring to the room.  Organized, self-motivated and dependable.

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Early Childhood Ministry

Times of Service:  Thursday afternoon or Friday mornings

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  As needed

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Kidz Lift! Facilitator

Purpose of Ministry:  Work with children ages 5-11 to help them deal with the stresses of living in today’s world.

Objective:  Providing a safe, comfortable environment for children to share and feel accepted, lead children to knowing God as their Father and provider, and teach life skills to deal with their feelings through the Bible and Christian curriculum.

Activities:
1. Interact with children in large and small group settings to encourage sharing through conversation and lesson activities.
2. Pray with children and help them learn Bible scripture.
3. Help children build self-esteem and a sense of trust through relationships between leaders and peers.

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Encouragement, Leadership, Intercession, Mercy

Other Qualities:  Desire to use your spiritual gift(s) in ministry as God planned for you, love and compassion for children, patience, and passion for teamwork!  High level of commitment and consistency required.

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  Friday nights, 7:30-8:45pm

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  Team meetings as scheduled

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Meal Breaks Provider

Purpose of Ministry:  To support and extend care to new moms and families by delivering a warm meal.

Objective:

Activities:  Prepare meal and deliver to home.

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Hospitality, Service/Helps

Other Qualities:

Reports To:  Meal Breaks Coordinator

Times of Service:  Provide a meal a minimum of once every other month

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Meal Breaks Coordinator

Purpose of Ministry:  Build a team of providers to support and extend care to new moms and families by delivering a warm meal.

Objective:  To provide meals to families for 2 weeks to assist them during the transition of having a new baby at home.

Activities:
1. Build a team of providers
2. Once informed of new arrivals, schedule and organize meals for 2 weeks, excluding weekends
3. Inform Admin. Asst. to Senior Pastor of birth announcements
4. Prepare appreciation gifts (annually) for providers under the direction of Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired:  Administration, Hospitality, Service/Helps

Other Qualities: 

Reports To:  Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service:  Provide a meal a minimum of once every other month

Length of Service:  Year long

Training/Orientation:  As needed

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Elementary  Positions –

Children’s Worship Leader

Purpose of Ministry: To provide worship through music for children of all ages

Objective: To engage children of all ages in meaningful and age-appropriate worship and to lead a team vocalists

Activities:
1. Work with Asst. Pastors in conjunction with the current curriculum to determine music for presentation to children.
2. Meet with musicians and vocalists for rehearsal.
3. Provide worship music for children weekly during the year.
4. To interact and build a team of worship members based on community, encouragement, and fellowship.

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired: Creative Communication, Leadership

Other Qualities: A contagious love for children of all ages and the desire to teach children how to engage meaningfully in worship

Reports To: Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service: Fridays and Sundays during services

Length of Service: Year long

Training/Orientation: To be determined at a later date

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Tech Team

Purpose of Ministry: To operate and coordinate the technical aspects of the Large Group and worship time. Involves training in both elementary departments.

Objective: To operate the technical components of the service hour

Activities:
   1. Meet with Asst. Pastor prior to service to determine what is needed
2. Set up the necessary components
3. Operate the computer, video, and audio components

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired: Administration

Other Qualities: A desire to serve others

Reports To: Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service: One service hour per weekend

Length of Service: Year long

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Service Hour Administrator

Purpose of Ministry: To coordinate the service hour by directing the time for small and large groups.

Objective: To orchestrate the hour so that all elements run in a smooth and timely manner.

Activities:
1. Interact and mingle with both the children and adults prior to the start of the hour.
2. Coordinate the time for the service hour by calling the small groups into their meeting time and by bringing all
small groups together for large group time.
3. Call and give encouragement to large and small group leaders.

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired: Administration, leadership

Other Qualities: A contagious love for children of all ages

Reports To: Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service: One service hour per weekend

Length of Service: Year long

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Room Set-Up 

Purpose of Ministry: To set up rooms for use on Friday nights and Sunday mornings

Objective: To create a fun and ready environment for the classes

Activities:
1. Gather materials for set-up including, but not exclusive to, attendance materials, crafts supplies, and activity games.
2. Set up the room prior to the start of service on Friday nights and Sunday mornings.
3. Check with Asst. Pastor for any additional materials to be used.

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired: Administration

Other Qualities: A contagious love for children of all ages

Reports To: Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service: Friday afternoon

Length of Service: Year long

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Small Group Shepherd Leader 

Purpose of Ministry: To be a small group leader for a group of 8-10 children during the service hour

Objective: To build community and form relationships with the children in a small group setting

Activities:
1. Interact and mingle with the children prior to the start of the hour.
2. Meet with the children as a small group prior to the Large Group teaching time to introduce the topic of the day.
3. Sit with your group during the Large Group time
4. Gather back together with your group after the Large Group time to go over ways to apply the topic,
to continue to build community, and to pray.
5. Make calls or send encouraging notes to the children in your small group.
6. Participate in “Special Days” activities during the year.

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired: Leadership, encouragement

Other Qualities: A contagious love for children of all ages

Reports To: Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service: One service hour per weekend

Length of Service: Year long

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Large Group Teacher

Purpose of Ministry: To relate the Bible principles and stories in a creative and relevant manner.

Objective: To reach the children through the provided curriculum in a creative and meaningful way.

Activities: To prepare for the lesson by praying for God’s wisdom, by reading through the materials, and by thoroughly knowing the material to be presented.

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired: Teaching, Leadership

Other Qualities: A contagious love for children of all ages, creativity

Reports To: Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service: Two to three services per weekend, once per month dependent on Friday or Sunday church

Length of Service: Year long

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Substitutes

Purpose of Ministry: To provide services for regular volunteers who are absent.

Objective: To be available to act as a substitute small group leader, greeter, or large group leader as needed.

Activities: Dependent upon the job that is being filled.

*Registrars – greet and sign-in children, make name badges, greet new children and parents, and record attendance.

*Small group leaders – prepare for the day’s lesson, greet and meet the children, and meet with the children in small groups.

*Large group leaders – teach the lesson.

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired: Helps, leadership

Other Qualities: A contagious love for children of all ages

Reports To: Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service: One service hour per weekend as needed

Length of Service: Year long

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.

Greeter/Registrar

Purpose of Ministry: To welcome and greet the arriving children, process new parents and children, and take attendance.

Objective: To provide a smooth and welcoming initial contact with regular and new children.

Activities:
1. Arrive 15 minutes before the start of service
2. Greet and process new and regular children
3. Record attendance

Spiritual Gift(s) Desired: Administration

Other Qualities: A contagious love for children of all ages

Reports To: Asst. Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Times of Service: One service hour per weekend

Length of Service: Year long

Contact Kathy 909.945.5001 x259 for more information.